Men and women living in areas of highest socioeconomic disadvantage have a 29% higher risk of being obese.
The government's focus on treating chronic disease neglects the importance of obesity and the benefits of preventive health measures tailored to gender and socioeconomic circumstances.
David Cameron deceives us once again.
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The government used careful wording to pull the wool over our eyes about NHS spending.
In the absence of evidence, the real reason for cuts to health spending may well be ideological.
The unsustainability of government health expenditure in Australia is a myth that has been carefully nurtured to justify policies to transfer costs from government to the public. Tomorrow’s budget is expected…
Researchers predict that the cost of mental illness to the Australian government, already at $7 billion a year, will double…